About Credit Bureau


The bank collects credit information from financial institutions. It ensures the accuracy and reliability of the information and holds it in public credit registry database, for supervisory and statistical purposes.

In addition, it supervises the private credit reference bureau licensed by the National Bank of Rwanda as per the law governing Credit Information System in Rwanda, whereby all financial institutions are mandatory participants.

The purpose of the establishment of private credit reference bureau is the sharing of credit information among financial institutions, to ease the credit assessment and improve decision making before granting any loan.